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United States Urban Mass Transportation Administration University Research and Training Program

Overview
Works: 235 works in 500 publications in 1 language and 7,372 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Bibliography  Periodicals 
Classifications: HE4311, 388.4042
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Most widely held works about United States
 
Most widely held works by United States
Transit service contracting : cream-skimming or deficit-skimming? by Robert Cervero( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxis as public transit : a bibliography by Lyn Long( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Financial management for transit : a handbook by United States( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook is primarily intended to serve as a primer for transit system managers who have not had any formal financial education through college classes, professional development programs, or extensive on-the-job programs. The following topics are covered: financial planning techniques for transit (beginning the financial planning process, turning strategy into a financial plan, budgeting, and coping with problems and pitfalls); accounting fundamentals (the accounting process, financial statements, working capital, cost analysis, break-even analysis, the cash and accrual basis of accounting, depreciation); budgeting (purposes of a budget, concepts in budgeting, budget preparation, internal preparation, external review, implementation, analysis techniques); cash control (the operator, the farebox, the vault, receiving vaults/ancillary equipment, vault handling and physical facilities, money counting, money room operators, funds transfer, other loss areas); inventory management (reasons for and requirements of effective inventories); risk management (elements of risk management, risk funding and decision making, property and liability insurance coverages, and establishment of a risk management policy); cash management (cash flow time lines, the concept of float, banking services, cash discounts, cash flow forecasts); debt financing (types of debt, planning and issuing debt); capital expenses (the time value of money, life-cycle costing, vehicle rehabilitation, tax benefit transfer); and automation in financial management. Appendixes explain various debt mechanisms and microcomputer applications. (Mn)
Market based transit facility design : final report by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bus fleet management principles and techniques : final report by T. H Maze( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case study of Wichita, Kansas Metropolitan Transit Authority
Mass transit management : case studies of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority : final report by University of Georgia( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving people : an introduction to public transportation by University of Chicago( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass transit management : a handbook for small cities( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time labor, work rules, and transit costs : final report( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public transportation in the 1980's : responding to pressures of fiscal austerity by Michael D Meyer( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private sector options for commuter transportation( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transit and the polycentric city : final report by J. B Schneider( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transportation system management : the record and a look ahead : summary report( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxi regulation in a free entry market : a case study of Washington, D.C. by Deborah L Lyons( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pay-for-performance : an empirical examination of transit employee attitudes and actual performance : final report( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effects of oil deregulation on public transportation by Arnold Jay Bloch( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Management tools for bus maintenance : current practices and new methods( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intergovernmental responsibilities for financing public transit services by Robert Cervero( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bus fleet management techniques guide by T. H Maze( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual announcement by United States( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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